Shrimp & Basil Spaghetti Squash Dinner in just 15 minutes!

With a cooked spaghetti squash you can make this shrimp & basil spaghetti squash dinner in only 15 minutes! The garlicky basil shrimp add so much flavor to the spaghetti squash and it’s only 6.6g net carbs!

Prep Time 5 minutes

Cook Time 10 minutes

Total Time 15 minutes

Servings 4


  • 12 oz shrimp, raw and peeled
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • 3 cloves garlic, crushed
  • 1/2 cup basil leaves, minced
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 3 cups spaghetti squash, cooked


  1. In a large saute pan, add the oil and garlic. Saute a minute until fragrant.
  2. Add in the shrimp and saute for about 5 minutes until pink. Add in the basil and stir for 1 minute to coat the shrimp.
  3. Next add in your butter and then the squash. Cook for another minute or two and you are done.